Significant difference exist between an Agency, and Registry, as defined and regulated by the State of Connecticut.
The following is a high-level overview.
1Sample document to be posted on registry’s website
2 Either party, consumer or registry, is recognized as the employer by the state.
3 Directly, or indirectly, the parties are required to pay federal and state tax, Social Security, overtime and minimum wage, unemployment, workers’ compensation insurance and any other applicable payment required under state and federal law.
4 Registry required to include a statement and inform consumer that he/she should consult a tax professional pertaining to the responsibilities for such payments.